An Abundance of Red Herrings

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I'd been dying to get my hands on this book and I'm so glad I ended up listening because the audio was so so so good! I finished it in less than 48 hours...which basically means I was walking around my house with ear buds in while doing all of the things.⁣

I was immediately drawn into this story. Cambridge was the perfect beautiful yet ominous setting. The protagonist was a bit emotionally unstable therefore possibly unreliable. There were lots of sketchy males lurking about. Every element just added to the unputdownableness of this audio. ⁣

In the midst of unending red herrings, I actually guessed one of the biggest reveals. It truly just made me feel completely validated and added to my listening experience. I finished while out on a walk during my lunch break and burst back into my office to inform my co-workers that "I knew it!" (Their reactions were underwhelming to say the least.)⁣

In Michaelides fashion, there was more than one big reveal and I definitely didn't see them all coming. ⁣

Definitely recommend. I will say this is not 𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘚𝘪𝘭𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘗𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘦𝘯𝘵. I've seen a lot of people comparing the two but this is a very different vibe. Personally, I think I might have liked this better. Maybe. Still undecided. ⁣